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  1. Women and the Irish Diaspora

    By Breda Gray

    Series: Transformations

    Women and the Irish Diaspora looks at the changing nature of national and cultural belonging both among women who have left Ireland and those who remain. It identifies new ways of thinking about Irish modernity by looking specifically at women's lives and their experiences of migration and diaspora...

    Published November 20th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Away

    The Indian Writer as an Expatriate

    Edited by Amitava Kumar

    For more than a generation, Indian writers in English have won praise in the West. The roll call of Indian-born writers is startling: Rushdie, Mukerjee, Mehta, Ghosh, Naipaul, Kureishi, Narayan, Mistry, among many others.Amitava Kumar, himself an Indian writer now 'away' in America, is editing a...

    Published October 20th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Grounds of Comparison

    Around the Work of Benedict Anderson

    By Pheng Cheah, Jonathan Culler

    Benedict Anderson, professor at Cornell and specialist in Southeast Asian studies, is best known for his book Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism (1991). It is no understatement to say that this is one of the most influential books of the last twenty years....

    Published September 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  4. Haunted Nations

    The Colonial Dimensions of Multiculturalisms

    By Sneja Gunew

    Series: Transformations

    Postcolonialism has attracted a large amount of interest in cultural theory, but the adjacent area of multiculturalism has not been scrutinised to quite the same extent. In this innovative new book, Sneja Gunew sets out to interrogate the ways in which the transnational discourse of...

    Published September 11th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

    By Stephen Morton

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak offers an overtly political challenge to the way we think about literature and culture. As she highlights the many legacies of colonialism, she re-defines the ethical horizons of contemporary critical thought. This volume focuses on her key theoretical concepts,...

    Published October 24th 2002 by Routledge

  6. K. Ourselves and Others

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    Series: New Accents

    These four volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate...

    Published October 17th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Bombay--London--New York

    By Amitava Kumar

    Series: Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 20th 2002 by Routledge

  8. The Empire Writes Back

    Theory and Practice in Post-Colonial Literatures, 2nd Edition

    By Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, Helen Tiffin

    Series: New Accents

    The experience of colonization and the challenges of a post-colonial world have produced an explosion of new writing in English. This diverse and powerful body of literature has established a specific practice of post-colonial writing in cultures as various as India, Australia, the West Indies and...

    Published June 14th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Body Trade

    Captivity, Cannibalism and Colonialism in the Pacific

    Edited by Barbara Creed, Jeanette Hoorn

    Body Trade exposes myths surrounding the trade in heads, cannibalism, captive white women, the display of indigenous people in fairs and circuses, the stolen generations, the 'comfort' women and the making of the exotic/erotic body. This is a lively and intriguiung comtribution to the study of the...

    Published April 12th 2002 by Routledge

  10. The Language of Postcolonial Literatures

    An Introduction

    By Ismail S. Talib

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to some of the central features of language in a wide variety of postcolonial texts.The Language of Postcolonial Literatures draws on a range of writers, from Jean Rhys and Derek Walcott to Chinua Achebe, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Nuruddin Farah and Salman...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge